How to Disable Autoplay Media in Firefox

Posted on November 21st, 2013

When you go onto a website and music or video autoplays, you can turn it off. So it does not annoy you heres how.

1) Open firefox

2) In the website address type about:config

1) You may get the following screen, just click the ‘I’ll be carefull’ button to continue.

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1) In the subsequent screen type into the search bar: plugins.click_to_play

 

1) Right click on the highlighted line in your browser and select ‘toggle’ to the change Value field from false to true. (false = enable auto play, true = disable auto play)

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1) Close firefox browser

 

1) When you restart firefox and come across auto play content you should see this box. Simply click the box to start the content.

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